| EP 319 – Scott Caulfield and the Future of NSCA

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The Future of the NSCA

This week’s episode of PA Radio does not disappoint with veteran guest, Scott Caulfield [@CoachCaulfield] of the NSCA [@nscaofficial]. Find out what’s new with the worldwide S&C organization and what you need to know about the changes to the CSCS certification. And if you like some good old fashioned shittalk you’ll enjoy John’s rant about what it may have been like to train with Derek Woodske [@derekwoodske] and Adam Nelson [@adamnelson5376] in their 20’s. Burn ban is OFF!

The NSCA is making it easier for you to show your value. Scott Caulfield of this week’s episode discusses developments that are intended to put coaching on the career map. This includes entire portfolios to present to your high school or college describing the necessity of certain coaching roles, complete with testimonials. This is just one way in which Scott’s work at the NSCA is moving towards the goal of getting coaches the compensation and status they deserve. To hear more, listen NOW!

And the gauntlet has been thrown for Derek Woodske and Adam Nelson. John may have only played in the NFL but he’s got a gold medal in talking shit. 


Check out NSCA.com for information on upcoming events and plenty of great resources to continue your growth as a coach or athlete.

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John Welbourn is CEO of Power Athlete and Fuse Move. He is also creator of the online training phenomena, Johnnie WOD. He is a 9 year veteran of the NFL. John was drafted with the 97th pick in 1999 NFL Draft and went on to be a starter for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1999-2003, appearing in 3 NFC Championship games, and for starter for the Kansas City Chiefs from 2004-2007. In 2008, he played with the New England Patriots until an injury ended his season early with him retiring in 2009. Over the course of his career, John has started over 100 games and has 10 play-off appearances. He was a four year lettermen while playing football at the University of California at Berkeley. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in Rhetoric in 1998. John has worked with the MLB, NFL, NHL, Olympic athletes and Military. He travels the world lecturing on performance and nutrition for Power Athlete. You can catch up with John as his personal blog on training, food and life, Talk To Me Johnnie and at Power Athlete.

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